India’s Diwali festival lights up Hanoi

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India’s Diwali festival lights up Hanoi

The Indian Embassy and the Indian Business Chamber in Vietnam co-organised the Diwali festival in Hanoi on October 18 in a bid to provide the local audience with an insight into the land, people and culture of India.

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India’s Diwali night enthralls Hanoians

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India’s Diwali night enthralls Hanoians

(VOV) - The Indian embassy and Indian Business Chamber in Vietnam co-organised the Diwali festival in Hanoi on October 18.

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Photos capture ethnic custom

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VietNam News English 6 day(s) ago 1 duplicate news

A collection of photos by Ha Noi photojournalist Trinh Thong Thien won the first prize in the sixth Viet Nam – Country – People photo contest.

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Businesses, customs authorities to unite against red tape

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The Government is determined to make custom procedures quick and transparent in line with the World Trade Organisation Trade Facilitation Agreement (TFA) which Viet Nam signed in 2013.

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Steel firms need tax cut roadmap

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As Viet Nam and the Custom Union of Russia, Belarus and Kazakhstan (VCUFTA) anticipate signing a free trade agreement in 2015, the Viet Nam Steel Association (VSA) advocated gradually reducing the steel import tariff over ten years rather than eliminating it immediately so that domestic steel producers could retain their competitiveness.

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Thai woman arrested in Vietnam with nearly 2kgs of cocaine

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Thai woman arrested in Vietnam with nearly 2kgs of cocaine

Tan Son Nhat airport's customs officers on Sunday arrested a Thai woman for allegedly smuggling 1.73 kilograms of cocaine into Vietnam.

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Child marriage still common in rural areas

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Child marriage still common in rural areas

VietNamNet Bridge – It has been the tradition for generations of girls of Ro Coi Commune to tie the nuptial knot while still under the age of 18.

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$85 million mansion for `super wealthy,' developer says

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Custom home developer Bruce Makowsky talks about the Beverly Hills mansion he built and the type of customer he expects will buy it for its $85 million asking price. The eight-bedroom, 15-bath home includes $5,600 toilets, a wall of caramel onyx and an 18-seat screening room with doors clad in Italian lizard skin.

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Steel sector can cope with FTA

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Domestic steel manufacturers will not be on the brink of shutting down when the free trade agreement (FTA) between Viet Nam and the Custom Union of Russia, Belarus and Kazakhstan (VCUFTA) comes into effect later this year, the Ministry of Industry and Trade stated Friday in response to widespread concern over the industry's future.

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Additional 38 Vietnamese workers return from Libya

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Additional 38 Vietnamese workers return from Libya

An additional of 38 Vietnamese labourers, who were working in the coastal city of Misrata in northwestern Libya, were evacuated to Tunisia via the Ras Adjir border gate on September 1.

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Hanoi village enters third year of votive paper ban

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Hanoi village enters third year of votive paper ban

Last Sunday (August 10) marked the peak of "wandering souls month" on Vietnam's lunar calendar, but not a wisp of smoke could be detected around Khe Tang village in Hanoi's Thanh Oai District.

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“Wife stealing” custom of H’Mong people

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“Wife stealing” custom of H’Mong people

As spring arrives in the northwestern region, it is the time when young H’Mong men ask their friends to help them to “steal or pull a wife”, an established local custom.

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Customs officials seize elephant tusks

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VietNam News English 2 month(s) ago

Custom officials in HCM City yesterday announced that they had seized three elephant tusks from Africa worth nearly VND3 billion (US$144,200).

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Co Tu buffalo killing festival

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Co Tu buffalo killing festival

(VOV) - The buffalo killing festival is very popular among ethnic minority people in the mountainous areas of northwestern Quang Nam province, and also regarded as a unique custom of the Co Tu in Axan commune, Tay Giang district.

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Animal feed exports increase 22%

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Animal feed exports increase 22%

Viet Nam exported US$205 million of animal feed and animal-feed raw materials in the first half of the year, an increase of 22.1 per cent year-on-year, according to the General Department of Custom.

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